Support Groups

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Dates for our Spring/Summer support groups are being added. Check back soon, or call 844.ASK.SHARE for information on upcoming programs!

Each SHARE support group is a low-pressure, empowering opportunity to exchange experiences, information, and care with women who understand what you're going through-- to hear and be heard. Research shows that women with a strong community of support have better health outcomes. Our cancer support groups are led by trained peers who have been where you've been, and they cover a variety of different experiences and themes, so you can get the help that's right for you.

Breast Cancer Support Groups

Programs Date Time Locations
Breast Cancer Support - Ongoing
Ongoing groups for women recently diagnosed with breast cancer, those still undergoing treatment, and those who have completed treatment.
Various Days
See detail page for dates
See detail page for times Bronx
Brooklyn
Manhattan
Queens
Breast Cancer Post-Treatment Support Group
For women who have completed treatment for breast cancer, to navigate life after breast cancer.
Wednesdays
April 24
6-7:30pm Manhattan
DCIS Support Group
For women diagnosed with DCIS, to understand treatment options and choose what's best for them.
Wednesdays
April 24
May 22
June 26
July 24
6-7:30pm Manhattan
Breast Cancer Post-Treatment Support Group
For women who have completed treatment for breast cancer, to navigate life after breast cancer.
Wednesdays
April 24
6-7:30pm Manhattan
Coping with Aromatase Inhibitors and Tamoxifen
Women who are currently taking or considering aromatase inhibitors or tamoxifen meet to discuss life on these medications and strategize ways to maintain quality of life.
Thursdays
April 18
6-7:30pm Manhattan
Harlem SHARE: Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support for Women of African Descent Tuesdays
April 16
4-5:30pm
5-6:30pm
Harlem
Breast Cancer Support - Japanese (daytime) Fridays
April 26
12:30-2pm Manhattan

Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Groups

Programs Date Time Locations
Metastatic Telephone Support Group (daytime)
Facilitated by an LCSW, this group is ideal for women who are unable to make it to an in-person support group.
Mondays
April 22
4-5pm ET Telephone
Metastatic Telephone Support Group (evening)
This evening phone group is peer-facilitated and focuses on the uncertainties of life with metastatic disease.
Thursdays
April 18, 25
6-7pm ET Telephone
Harlem SHARE: Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support for Women of African Descent Tuesdays
April 16
4-5:30pm
5-6:30pm
Harlem
Metastatic In-Person Lunchtime Support Group
Facilitated by a professional therapist as well as a peer living with advanced disease, this group explore practical tools and strategies to navigate daily living.
Mondays
April 29
12:30-2pm Manhattan

Ovarian Cancer Support Groups

Programs Date Time Locations
Ongoing Ovarian Cancer Group Wednesdays
April 17
5-6:30pm Manhattan
Harlem SHARE: Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support for Women of African Descent Tuesdays
April 16
4-5:30pm Harlem
Coping with Aromatase Inhibitors and Tamoxifen
Women who are currently taking or considering aromatase inhibitors or tamoxifen meet to discuss life on these medications and strategize ways to maintain quality of life.
Thursdays
April 18
6-7:30pm Manhattan
Lehigh Valley Ovarian Cancer Support Group Thursdays
April 18
6-7:30pm Outside NYC

National Helpline:
844-ASK-SHARE